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    Chiricahua

    National Monument Arizona

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  • Visitor Center Summer Hours in Effect Beginning May 1, 2014

    Summer hours are in effect for the visitor center from May 1 - October 12, 2014 from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm. The hikers' shuttle will leave the visitor center at 9 am. For more information call 520-824-3560 0. More »

  • Entrance and Camping Fees Waived this Summer

    From June 1 through September 30, all entrance fees will be waived and federal lands passes will not be available for purchase at the park. More »

  • Mushroom Rock Trail Closed to Horses, Hikers Use Caution

    Mushroom Rock Trail is closed to horses due to hazardous conditions caused by recent flooding. Hikers use caution. Trail is washed out in place and may be difficult to follow.

Fees & Reservations

Are you a commercial photographer or videographer? Do you have a group larger than 15 people
visiting the park? Would you like to have your wedding at the monument? Click the link, Permits,
to the left to access information regarding Special Use Permits for Chiricahua National Monument.


There are no entrance or camping fees through September 30, 2014.


ENTRANCE FEES


Individual

$5.00 per person, children 15 and younger are free. Pass is valid for 7 days.

Details
Chiricahua National Monument has a $5 per person rate for entrance fees. The Interagency Senior, Access,
and Annual Passes are honored. The Chiricahua Park Pass is available for $20 and provides entrance for the
pass owner and up to 3 other adults.

Commercial Tours

Participants of commercial tours are charged the $5 per person entrance fee. The federal passes are honored.

CAMPGROUND FEES

Individual campsite fees are $12 per night or $6 for owners of a Interagency Senior or Access Pass. The sites are
available on a first come, first served basis. Busiest months are March and April when the campground is typically
full every night.

Group site fees are $3 per person, per night. The site will accommodate 8-24 people in tents only. You may reserve
the group site by calling 520-824-3560 x0.

 

Federal Recreation Passes are not available for purchase during the summer through September 30, 2014.


Annual Recreation Passes

America the Beautiful - the National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass. A pass is your ticket to more than 2,000 federal recreation sites. Each pass covers entrance fees at national parks and national wildlife refuges as well as standard amenity fees at national forests and grasslands, and at lands managed by the Bureau of Land Management and Bureau of Reclamation. A pass covers entrance and standard amenity fees for a driver and all passengers in a personal vehicle at per vehicle fee areas (or up to four adults at sites that charge per person). Children age 15 or under are admitted free.

The following passes make up the series:

 
2014 Annual Pass

Annual Pass

Annual Pass - $80
The Annual Pass replaces the National Park Pass and Golden Eagle Passport.
It is available to the general public and provides access to, and use of, Federal
recreation sites that charge an Entrance or Standard Amenity Fee for a year,
beginning from the date of sale. The pass admits the pass holder/s and passengers in a non-commercial vehicle at per vehicle fee areas and pass holder +3 adults, not to exceed 4 adults, at per person fee areas. Children under 16 are admitted free.


The pass can be obtained in person at the park, by calling 1-888-ASK USGS, Ext. 1, or via the Internet at http://store.usgs.gov/pass or

www.recreation.gov.

 
Senior Pass Front

Senior Pass

Senior Pass - $10
The Senior Pass replaces the Golden Age Passport. This is a lifetime pass for U.S.
citizens or permanent residents age 62 or over. The pass provides access to, and use of, Federal recreation sites that charge an Entrance or Standard Amenity.The pass admits the pass holder and passengers in a non-commercial vehicle at per vehicle fee areas and pass holder +3 adults, not to exceed 4 adults, at per person fee areas. Children under 16 are admitted free. The pass can only be obtained in person at the park.

The Senior Pass provides a 50 percent discount on some Expanded Amenity Fees charged for facilities and services such as camping, swimming, boat launch, and specialized interpretive services. In some cases where Expanded Amenity Fees are charged, only the pass holder will be given the 50 percent price reduction. The pass is non-transferable and generally does NOT cover or reduce special recreation permit fees or fees charged by concessionaires.
 
Access Pass Front
Access Pass - Free
This pass replaces the Golden Access Passport. This is a lifetime pass for U.S. citizens or permanent residents with permanent disabilities. Documentation is required to obtain the pass. Acceptable documentation includes: statement by a licensed physician; document issued by Federal agency such as the Veteran's Administration, Social Security Disability Income or Supplemental Security Income; or document issued by a State agency such as a vocational rehabilitation agency. The pass provides access to, and use of, Federal recreation sites that charge an Entrance or Standard Amenity. The pass admits the pass holder and passengers in a non-commercial vehicle at per vehicle fee areas and pass holder +3 adults, not to exceed 4 adults, at per person fee areas. Children under 16 are admitted free. The pass can only be obtained in person at the park.

The Access Pass provides a 50 percent discount on some Expanded Amenity Fees charged for facilities and services such as camping, swimming, boat launching, and specialized interpretive services. In some cases where Expanded Amenity Fees are charged, only the pass holder will be given the 50 percent price reduction. The pass is non-transferable and generally does NOT cover or reduce special recreation permit fees or fees charged by concessionaires.
 
2014 Volunteer Pass Front

Volunteer Pass

Volunteer Pass - Free
This pass is for volunteers acquiring 250 service hours on a cumulative basis. It provides access to, and use of, Federal recreation sites that charge an Entrance or Standard Amenity Fee for a year, beginning from the date of award. The pass admits the pass holder and passengers in a non-commercial vehicle at per vehicle fee areas and pass holder +3 adults, not to exceed 4 adults, at per person fee areas. Children under 16 are admitted free.
 
2014 Military Pass Front

Military Pass

Military Pass - Free
This free pass is designed for active duty military personnel. As gratitude for your services, this pass will grant you access to, and use of, Federal recreation sites that charge an Entrance or Standard Amenity. Visit http://store.usgs.gov/pass/military.html for more details.

The pass admits the pass holder(s) and passengers in a non-commercial vehicle at per vehicle fee areas and pass holder +3 adults, not to exceed 4 adults, at per person fee areas. (children under 16 are admitted free) The pass can be obtained in person at the park, by calling 1-888-ASK USGS, Ext. 1, or via the internet at http://store.usgs.gov/pass.

 
 
Share the Experience 2014

Chiricahua National Monument is a scenic wonder and beauty. Do you think you can capture that postcard shot to share with the nation?

Submit your photo at, http://www.sharetheexperience.org/, for the chance to be featured on the Annual Federal Recreation Passes and for the chance to win $25,000 in cash and prizes. Think you can bring Chiricahua to the national spotlight? Give it a shot!

Did You Know?

Manzanita berries

The bush with the pretty red bark is manzanita, which is Spanish for little apple. These small berries are an excellent food source for black bears, coati-mundi, and many birds at Chiricahua National Monument.